At Special General Meetings held on May 29, 2018, members of Caisse Desjardins de la Rivière du Sud et Berthier-sur-Mer, Caisse populaire Desjardins du Parc régional des Appalaches and Caisse populaire Desjardins de Montmagny voted in favour of the merger plan presented to them.
The Autorité des marchés financiers has given its approval for the new Caisse Desjardins de la MRC de Montmagny to be created on January 1, 2019. The new institution will have 24,455 members and a business volume of over $1.9 billion.
The 3 caisses joined forces to become a key, strategic player in the community with a focus on the future. The new caisse will maintain the same high-quality financial services thanks to its stronger teams and shared expertise.
The new, larger financial cooperative will keep providing significant support to the community through its Community Development Fund.
The merger will bring about a few changes for members. They will receive additional information regarding technical changes in the coming months.
Officers of the 3 caisses were very pleased with the members' decision and are convinced that the merger will help the new caisse meet future challenges.
The information provided here is for demonstration purposes only, and is not a substitute for professional advice.
Before making investment decisions, you are advised to speak with your caisse advisor or your account manager at a Desjardins Business centre.
The information contained in this section should in no way be considered as advice or a recommendation by Desjardins Securities Inc. or Disnat.